The 2016 GOLDEN FORK Awards

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine I never imagined myself as a food blogger or restaurant critic until a few years ago.  I’ve been looking for a way to get into the food industry, …

Taco Dive – Restaurant Review

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine My next tasting experience takes me down to 14th Ave once again, and this time to Taco Dive!  Located in the previous Counter Culture location, they opened their …

The 2016 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine It’s that time of year again as I head back to the 2016 EPCOT Food & Wine Festival and try all of the different dishes as we take …

Polo Deli – Restaurant Review

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine My next tasting experience takes me over to the island side of Vero Beach, and this time to the Polo Deli.  This is the little brother to Polo …

The Yellow Rose Cakery – Business Review

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine As a kid growing up in the 70’s and 80’s, my mom would always make my birthday or other special occasion cakes from “scratch”.  She would grab a …

The 2016 Jeane Graves Charity Cupcake Challenge

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine The Heritage Center in downtown Vero Beach this past weekend hosted the 7th Annual Jeane Graves Charity Cupcake Challenge.  Bakers that entered the contest competed in two divisions, …

Chow Cab – Restaurant Delivery Service Review

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine Ever have one of those days, where dad is running late from work, the kids are screaming that they are hungry, and mom is too tired to cook …

Carmine & Lucia’s Fine Olive Oils and Balsamics – Business Review

by Thomas Miller – Food Blogger / Restaurant Critic for Vero Vine As a chef, I always look for the best quality olive oil and balsamic vinegar to cook with that I can find.  We have all read the stories …